Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 430 543
Rank change year-on-year +93 +113 -6
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 313 195 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.63% 3.06% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 140 55
London median daily rate £525 £515 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +21.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £410 £388 £285
90th Percentile £638 £614 £538
England median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8626 6374 3774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.42% 14.07% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6458 4696 2788
London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £310 £305 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 49 30
London median hourly rate £21.23 £23.50 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +16.83% +11.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.81 £11.25
90th Percentile £165.00 £98.00 £40.40
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.61 £21.64
% change year-on-year +1.99% -9.38% +20.22%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +28 40 £503 -8.64% 9
South London +15 39 £450 -12.62% 4
East London - 1 - -
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 312 (99.68%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (72.20%) Amazon EC2
3 182 (58.15%) DevOps
4 169 (53.99%) Linux
5 153 (48.88%) Python
6 144 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (44.73%) Docker
8 138 (44.09%) Java
9 127 (40.58%) Jenkins
10 120 (38.34%) Amazon RDS
11 118 (37.70%) Terraform
12 108 (34.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 94 (30.03%) Route 53
14 93 (29.71%) Ansible
15 92 (29.39%) Git (software)
16 87 (27.80%) Configuration Management
17 84 (26.84%) Puppet
18 75 (23.96%) Serverless
19 69 (22.04%) Bash Shell
20 66 (21.09%) AWS Lambda
21 63 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
21 63 (20.13%) TDD
22 62 (19.81%) AWS CloudFormation
23 61 (19.49%) Kubernetes
24 60 (19.17%) Opscode Chef
25 58 (18.53%) Web Services
26 56 (17.89%) SQL
27 55 (17.57%) Scrum
28 54 (17.25%) Microservices
29 52 (16.61%) Amazon ELB

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (15.65%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (12.78%) Apache
3 34 (10.86%) Confluence
4 31 (9.90%) Apache Spark
5 28 (8.95%) Tomcat
6 18 (5.75%) nginx
7 10 (3.19%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (1.92%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.92%) IIS
8 6 (1.92%) Jetty
9 5 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.28%) CMS
10 4 (1.28%) Luigi
11 3 (0.96%) WordPress
12 2 (0.64%) JBoss
12 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.32%) SAS
13 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.32%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 312 (99.68%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (72.20%) Amazon EC2
3 108 (34.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 94 (30.03%) Route 53
5 75 (23.96%) Serverless
6 66 (21.09%) AWS Lambda
7 62 (19.81%) AWS CloudFormation
8 52 (16.61%) Amazon ELB
9 49 (15.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 45 (14.38%) Amazon EMR
11 44 (14.06%) CloudFront
12 43 (13.74%) GitHub
13 39 (12.46%) Amazon SQS
14 34 (10.86%) Amazon Kinesis
15 20 (6.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 16 (5.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 15 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
18 13 (4.15%) PaaS
19 11 (3.51%) OpenShift
20 10 (3.19%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 46 (14.70%) HTTP
2 20 (6.39%) SSL
3 15 (4.79%) VPN
4 13 (4.15%) SSH
5 12 (3.83%) DSL
6 11 (3.51%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.88%) Firewall
7 9 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.24%) DNS
8 7 (2.24%) OpenLDAP
8 7 (2.24%) OpenVPN
9 5 (1.60%) BGP
9 5 (1.60%) FTP
9 5 (1.60%) IPsec
10 4 (1.28%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.96%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.96%) Network Security
12 2 (0.64%) LDAP
12 2 (0.64%) ZigBee
13 1 (0.32%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (38.34%) Amazon RDS
2 49 (15.65%) NoSQL
3 46 (14.70%) Hadoop
4 40 (12.78%) Big Data
5 39 (12.46%) MongoDB
5 39 (12.46%) MySQL
6 37 (11.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 36 (11.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 31 (9.90%) HBase
8 31 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (7.99%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (5.43%) Apache Hive
11 17 (5.43%) SQL Server
12 14 (4.47%) Relational Database
13 11 (3.51%) BigQuery
14 10 (3.19%) Flink
14 10 (3.19%) Presto
15 9 (2.88%) Impala
16 8 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 127 (40.58%) Jenkins
2 92 (29.39%) Git (software)
3 49 (15.65%) JIRA
4 25 (7.99%) Maven
5 17 (5.43%) Artifactory
5 17 (5.43%) Subversion
6 16 (5.11%) Bitbucket
7 13 (4.15%) GitLab
7 13 (4.15%) JUnit
7 13 (4.15%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (3.51%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.88%) IntelliJ
10 8 (2.56%) Selenium
10 8 (2.56%) SonarQube
10 8 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (2.24%) Ant
11 7 (2.24%) Liquibase
12 6 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.92%) gulp
12 6 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (11.18%) Finance
2 8 (2.56%) Games
2 8 (2.56%) Publishing
3 5 (1.60%) Banking
3 5 (1.60%) Marketing
4 2 (0.64%) Billing
4 2 (0.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.32%) Advertising
5 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.32%) Legal
5 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (35.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 105 (33.55%) AWS Engineer
3 85 (27.16%) Developer
4 73 (23.32%) AWS DevOps
5 65 (20.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 41 (13.10%) Java Developer
7 36 (11.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (7.67%) Data Engineer
9 21 (6.71%) Architect
10 17 (5.43%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.15%) Big Data Engineer
12 12 (3.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 11 (3.51%) AWS Developer
13 11 (3.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 11 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (3.19%) Big Data Developer
14 10 (3.19%) ETL Developer
14 10 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (2.88%) Consultant
15 9 (2.88%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (18.53%) Web Services
2 51 (16.29%) Node.js
3 41 (13.10%) REST
4 40 (12.78%) Elastic Stack
5 25 (7.99%) React
5 25 (7.99%) Spring
6 23 (7.35%) Kafka
7 22 (7.03%) RESTful
8 20 (6.39%) AngularJS
8 20 (6.39%) JSON
9 19 (6.07%) HTML
10 17 (5.43%) CSS
11 16 (5.11%) Spring Boot
11 16 (5.11%) XML
12 15 (4.79%) HTML5
13 14 (4.47%) OAuth
13 14 (4.47%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (4.15%) Akka
15 12 (3.83%) SAML
16 10 (3.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.79%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (3.83%) Fintech
4 8 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.92%) User Experience
7 5 (1.60%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.60%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.60%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.28%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.28%) Social Media
9 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.64%) Clustering
10 2 (0.64%) iSeries
10 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.64%) Smart Home
10 2 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 169 (53.99%) Linux
2 37 (11.82%) Unix
3 20 (6.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (5.75%) CentOS
5 12 (3.83%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.88%) Windows
7 6 (1.92%) Android
8 4 (1.28%) Debian
9 3 (0.96%) VMS
9 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (58.15%) DevOps
2 144 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (27.80%) Configuration Management
4 63 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (20.13%) TDD
5 55 (17.57%) Scrum
6 54 (17.25%) Microservices
7 35 (11.18%) Analytics
8 34 (10.86%) BDD
8 34 (10.86%) ETL
8 34 (10.86%) Kanban
9 31 (9.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 29 (9.27%) Continuous Deployment
10 29 (9.27%) Test Automation
11 25 (7.99%) Migration
12 23 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (5.43%) Open Source
14 16 (5.11%) Load Balancing
15 15 (4.79%) Software Engineering
15 15 (4.79%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 153 (48.88%) Python
2 138 (44.09%) Java
3 69 (22.04%) Bash Shell
4 56 (17.89%) SQL
5 49 (15.65%) Ruby
6 38 (12.14%) JavaScript
7 31 (9.90%) Scala
8 30 (9.58%) Shell Script
9 15 (4.79%) Groovy
10 13 (4.15%) Go
11 12 (3.83%) PHP
12 11 (3.51%) R
13 9 (2.88%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.24%) C
15 6 (1.92%) Clojure
15 6 (1.92%) Perl
16 4 (1.28%) ES6
16 4 (1.28%) Jython
16 4 (1.28%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 50 (15.97%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.18%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.47%) Degree
4 8 (2.56%) AWS Certification
5 7 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.32%) PMP
8 1 (0.32%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.32%) GCP
3 1 (0.32%) GDPR
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 140 (44.73%) Docker
2 12 (3.83%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.24%) Postfix
3 7 (2.24%) Squid
3 7 (2.24%) vCloud
4 5 (1.60%) HDFS
5 3 (0.96%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.64%) Firmware
6 2 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.64%) vSphere
7 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.32%) KVM
7 1 (0.32%) NFS
7 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 118 (37.70%) Terraform
2 93 (29.71%) Ansible
3 84 (26.84%) Puppet
4 61 (19.49%) Kubernetes
5 60 (19.17%) Opscode Chef
6 32 (10.22%) Kibana
7 26 (8.31%) logstash
8 21 (6.71%) Packer
9 19 (6.07%) Mesos
10 18 (5.75%) Grafana
11 14 (4.47%) Graphite
11 14 (4.47%) Prometheus
12 13 (4.15%) ZABBIX
13 11 (3.51%) Fluentd
14 10 (3.19%) Nagios
15 8 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
16 7 (2.24%) Consul
16 7 (2.24%) Rancher
16 7 (2.24%) Rsyslog
16 7 (2.24%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 14 (4.47%) Atlassian
1 14 (4.47%) Cloudera
1 14 (4.47%) VMware
2 13 (4.15%) Oracle
3 10 (3.19%) Google
4 9 (2.88%) New Relic
4 9 (2.88%) Splunk
5 8 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.56%) SaltStack
5 8 (2.56%) Talend
6 7 (2.24%) Sonatype
7 6 (1.92%) Tableau
8 5 (1.60%) Adobe
8 5 (1.60%) Informatica
8 5 (1.60%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.96%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.96%) Omniture
9 3 (0.96%) Remedy
9 3 (0.96%) Zend